With the EAH 6970, ASUS presents its first AMD Radeon HD 6970
based graphics card which has been equipped with 2 GByte GDDR5 memory.
The successor of the very successful Radeon HD 5870 lets us hope for
another superb graphics card with excellent performance not only
because of higher clock speeds. AMD also did architectural changes
which should have a significant impact.
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips